This is a collection of Australian country music songs released in the past year, curated into a playlist that’s just right for your (Australian) summer road trip, beach day or barbecue … Lots of great, upbeat tunes along with some more serious songs. This playlist is arranged in a particular order but, of course, you may shuffle if you wish! The track listing appears after the YouTube player. Or if you prefer you can find it on the Sunburnt Country Music YouTube channel.

Apple Music link:

https://music.apple.com/au/playlist/sunburnt-country-music-summer-soundtrack-2023/pl.u-BNA6zZ3C1zq7jY

Track listing: 

Amber Lawrence – ‘Living for the Highlights’

Max Jackson – ‘Runnin’’

Brittany Elise – ‘Feel the Fire’

Jade Holland – ‘Oh My Heart’

James Johnston – ‘Country Boys’

Loren Ryan – ‘Bounce Back’

Fanny Lumsden – ‘Dig (Variation)’

Melanie Dyer and Troy Cartwright – ‘Between You and Me’

Jen Mize ft The Rough N’ Tumble – ‘Elevator Ride’

Sammy White & Brad Cox – ‘Love on the Line’

Christie Lamb – ‘Three Chords and a Woman’s Truth’

Ella & Sienna – ‘The City in July’

Lyn Bowtell ft Shane Nicholson – ‘Wiser’

Kelly Brouhaha – ‘Poets, Troubadours and Me’

Ella Powell – ‘Drive’

Adam Brand – ‘All or Nothing’

The Wolfe Brothers – ‘What You Make It’

Piper Butcher – ‘Read Between the Lines’

The Pleasures – ‘The Beginning of the End’ 

Vixens of Fall – ‘If You Don’t Want My Love’ 

Sarah Leete – ‘Used’

Jemma Beech – ‘You Fool’

Chloe Styler – ‘Girlfriend’

Matt Cornell – ‘Stick Around’

Raechel Whitchurch – ‘Sure Thing (Reimagined)’

Freya Josephine Hollick – ‘Me & Mine’

Luke O’Shea – ‘South East Queensland’

Angus Gill & Kevin Bennett – ‘Listen to the Country’

Colin Lillie ft Catherine Britt – ‘The Road’

McAlister Kemp – ‘After the Breakdown’

Tori Darke – ‘Sit in a Bar’

Sara Berki – ‘Fallin’ off the Heartline’

Brooke McClymont & Adam Eckersley – ‘Star of the Show’

Ashleigh Dallas – ‘The Moon’

Ella Hooper – ‘Old News’

Jimbo Stokes – ‘Atlas’

Michael Waugh – ‘Four Square’

TC Cassidy – ‘Ain’t Too Late (To Start Again)’

The Weeping Willows – ‘House of Sin’

Melody Moko – ‘Save Me Rock & Roll’

Josie Laver – ‘Mustang’

Chelsea Berman – ‘Break Up with a Friend’

Rory Phillips – ‘Because Boys’

Cassidy-Rae – ‘Damn It Feels Right’

Courtney Keil – ‘The One’

Lisa De Angelis – ‘Hunger Pains’

Amy Sheppard – ‘Blue Guitar’

Brad Butcher – ‘Other Plans’

Kirsty Lee Akers – ‘Wild One’

Taylor Moss – ‘What Am I Gonna Do?’

Danny Phegan – ‘The Halfway Hotel’

Duncan Toombs – ‘Run’